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Reference EN 62034:2012
Title Automatic test systems for battery powered emergency escape lighting
Project Number 22974
Abstract/Scope IEC 62034:2012 specifies the basic performance and safety requirements for individual products and components that are incorporated into automatic test systems for use with emergency lighting systems on supply voltages not exceeding 1 000 V. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2006. It constitutes a technical revision. The main changes with respect to the first edition are the improvement of the understanding of the requirements in the various clauses and the compliance requirements listed below and the updating of the normative references. - 4.2 Monitoring of the timing circuit - 4.3 Functional requirements - 4.3.1 The automatic test system (ATS) - 4.4.2 Intercommunications failure - 4.4.4 Component failures - 4.4.7 Software failure - 5.1 Functional test - 5.2 Duration test - 6.2.2 Timing accuracy - Testing alternate luminaires - Limited duration test - 7.1 General.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-05-11
Current Stage code deadline 2012-12-28
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34D
Reference Document IEC 62034:2012 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.50 - Lighting installation systems
Keywords Lighting; Emergency; Battery powered; Automatic
Note Supersedes EN 62034:2006 * 2012-03-09: Publication editing allocated to
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6060 2012-05-11 2012-12-28 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-03-28 2012-04-25  
5060 2012-01-09 2012-01-30 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-10-28 2012-01-06  
3090 2010-11-05 2011-04-30  
5060 2010-10-18 2010-11-01 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-05-14 2010-10-15  
1090 2010-05-07 2010-05-14  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-03-28
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-05-11
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2012-06-28
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2012-12-28
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-03-28


Supersedes EN 62034:2006
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60073
EN 60598-1
EN 60598-2-22
EN 61347-1
EN 61547

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